WBCS MAIN ( OPTIONAL MEDIEVAL ) : GUPTA EMPIRE & VIJAYNAGAR
- Write a short note on the extent of the Gupta Empire. 10
- How have the historians assessed and explained the changes in society following the decline of the Gupta Empire. 20
- Briefly discuss the Nature and Structure of the administration of Vijoynagar empire. 20
1.Write a short note on Vijayanagara-Bahmani contest. 10
2. Write any essay on economy of the Vijayanagara empire. 20
- What were the different policies adopted by Samudragupta to establish supremacy over his contemporaries and how far was he sucessful ? 20
- Write a short note on Gupta art and architecture. 10
- Vijayanagar empire had a well organised administrative system - elucidate. 20
- Would you consider the Gupta period a 'Golden Age' ? 10
- Discuss the position of women in the Gupta empire. 20
- Economy and society in the Vijaynagar empire with reference to the accounts of foreign travellers. 30
- Explain the causes of the downfall of the Gupta empire. 30
- Write a short note on provincial administration in Gupta period. 10
- How did the foreign travellers describe the Vijaynagar empire? 20
- Discuss briefly the condition of women in Ancient India from Vedic age to Gupta age. 30
- Write a short note on Gandhara Art.
- Review the cultural progress of ancient India in the Gupta period.
- Critically discuss the economic condition of Vijaynagar empire.